Historical Society’s ‘Graveyard Symposium’
THE North Wexford Historical Society will host ‘Graveyard Symposium’ Saturday, September 16, in the Ashdown Park Hotel, Gorey.
Become enlightened by the heritage treasure that are present in the graveyards of Wexford and Wicklow, from both an artistic and genealogical aspect, and meet like minded people who are interested in headstones.
Registration is at 9.30 a.m., followed by a variety of discussions from: archaeologist Gerry Mullins; genealogist John Nangle; archaeologist Christiaan Corlett; secretary of the society Phillip Jones.
After, lunch will be served from 1.15 p.m. until 2.30 p.m., where participants will then go on a bus trip to Market Square and Kilnahue Graveyards.
The fee is €30, to book your contact 087 336 9897 by Wednesday, September 13.